“If it please the court, there are about twenty more moon shiners from this congressional district who are anxious to find a bondsmen.
LINEVILLE ALABAMA SCENE OF FIERCE BATTLE
Each autumn, the town of Thorsby celebrates its heritage with the Annual Swedish Festival that includes an arts and crafts fair, a pageant, music, car and motorcycle shows and food native to the American South. The town maintains a museum in the old Norwegian Lutheran Church, now called “Helen Jenkins Chapel”. A Scandinavian Cemetery is available for visits any time.
Follow our research as we plow through the history of moonshining in Alabama. Interesting findings will be published in the series: “Bama Dew.”
Stories about Alabama moonshine, woods whiskey, hooch, moonshine and white lightning.